Chris Boyd PhD


Exercise Science


PhD Human Performance - Exercise Physiology, The University of Southern Mississippi (2005)

M.S. Exercise Science, The University of Southern Mississippi (1999)

B.S. Business Administration, William Carey College (1985)


  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS certified)

Professional Memberships

  • South East Regional Chapter of the American College of Sports Medicine (SEACSM)
  • Reviewer for the Journal of Physical Activity & Health

L. Christopher Eschbach, Michael J. Webster, Joseph C. Boyd, Patrick D. McArthur, and Tammy K. Evetovich. The effect of Siberian ginseng (Eleutherococcus Senticosus) on substrate utilization and performance during prolonged cycling. International Journal of Sports Nutrition and Exercise Metabolism, 10, 444-451, 2000.

Tammy K Evetovich, Joseph C Boyd, Shawn M Drake, Lawrence C Eschbach, Meir Magal, Jeffrey T Soukup, Michael J Webster, Malcolm T Whitehead, Joseph P Weir Effect of moderate dehydration on torque, electromyography, and mechanomyography; Muscle & Nerve. 26(2), 225-31, Sept 2002.

M. Magal, R.K. Evans, L. Sistrunk, M.T. Whitehead, and J.C. Boyd. Comparison of Glycerol and Water Hydration Regimens on Tennis-Related Performance. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise. 35(1), 150-156, Jan 2003.

Tammy K Evetovich, Malcolm T Whitehead, Michael J Webster, Jeffrey T Soukup, Meir Magal, Lawrence C Eschbach, Shawn M Drake, Joseph C Boyd, Joseph P Weir, Kristi R Hinnerichs. The effect of glycerol on torque, electromyography, and mechanomyography. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research / National Strength & Conditioning Association. 18(4), 741-6, Dec 2004.